Reece Humphrey tries to take down Masoud Esmailpour Jouybari during the Rumble on the Rails on May 15, 2013 in New York City
The ancient sport of wrestling on Saturday agreed a wholesale shake-up of its rules to make the sport more attractive for spectators, in a desperate last throw to stave off the threat of being axed from the Olympics from 2020.
A skateboarder performs tricks in an area beneath the Southbank Centre in London on May 6, 2013
Skateboarders soar out of the concrete bowl beneath London’s Southbank Centre, as they have done for the past 40 years, while spectators drink beer and hiphop beats stoke up the party atmosphere.
Indian boxer Vijender Singh attends a fashion event in Mumbai on February 8, 2013
India’s Olympic bronze-medallist boxer Vijender Singh will not take part in two upcoming events following police accusations that he consumed heroin, a top official said on Saturday.
Bodybuilder Zarli Tin trains at a gym in the National Stadium compound in Yangon on February 15, 2013
Sporting just a navy blue thong and several layers of tan oil, Zarli Tin says he dreams of becoming Myanmar’s greatest bodybuilder as the discipline undergoes a revival after years in the doldrums.
A student (R) trains at the Tiger Muay Thai & MMA training camp in Phuket, southern Thailand, on February 15, 2013
In a sweltering training camp on a tropical Thai island, sweaty tourists wearing oversized gloves and baggy shorts slam their fists, knees, elbows and feet into a row of heavy bags.